Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Sabai, Sabai and Keep Learning and Imagining

The Rotary Peace journey through the past few weeks has been leaving strong traces in my process of learning and understanding of the fields of peace studies and conflict resolution. … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

The police are the public and the public are the police

I recall very early in my police recruit training being introduced to the policing principles of Sir Robert Peel. As a new police recruit I didn’t have the context to … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Amazing Journey as a Rotary Peace Fellow in the Amazing Thailand!

It has been seven weeks so far into my Peace Fellowship at the Rotary Peace Centre at Chulalongkorn University here in Bangkok. This journey, made possible by strong recommendations from … Continue reading

February 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hindu religious beliefs in protection of natural resources

Reflecting on the field trip event of Buddhist practices of protecting environment, water and aquatic life, I recollect several values in Hinduism with overlapping traditions. The Hindu epics contain references … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Peace from the Soil

Peace and conflict are both within the human heart. They are instilled in us. They are like day and night. However, what we do with them is our choice. Do … Continue reading

February 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Piece of Peace at Chula

With a mind that has been stimulated and a heart overflowing with gratitude, there is so much to tell.  Since the other peace fellows have been sharing lots of inspiring, … Continue reading

February 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thailand – The Land of Smiles

This week lectures were concentrated, among others topics, on cultural identity and cross-cultural communication. For me and for many foreigners, one of the essential parts of Thai cultural and communication … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · Leave a comment